Primary type information: Primary type material: holotype worker. Primary type locality: Philippines: Dumaguete, Camp, 14.iv.1931 (J.W. Chapman). Primary type depository: MCZC. Secondary type information: Secondary type material: 21 paratype workers. Secondary type localities: 3 paratype workers with same data as holotype, 6 paratype workers with same data as holotype but 3.iv.1931, no. 11, 3 paratype workers with same data as holotype but iv.1928, 3 paratype workers with same data as holotype but 1.iv.1931, 3 paratype workers with same data as holotype but 20.iv.1931, 3 paratype workers Negros Oriental, Camp, 30.viii.1930 (F. del Rosario). Secondary type depositories: BMNH, MCZC, NHMB.
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